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National Weather Service Marine Forecast FZUS56 KMTR

FZUS56 KMTR 121657
CWFMTR

Coastal Waters Forecast for California
National Weather Service San Francisco Bay Area
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

Point Arena to Point Piedras Blancas and out 60 nm including the
San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay

PZZ500-122315-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

.Synopsis for the Central California Coast and Bays Including
the Monterey Bay...Greater Farallones...and Cordell Bank
National Marine Sanctuaries...

Increasing northwest winds over the waters beginning later today
through the upcoming weekend. The strongest winds today will be
primarily be located south of Half Moon Bay through Davenport and
as well as from Point Sur and southward. Steadily larger, long
period swell will impact the coast mid to late this week as well.



PZZ570-122315-
Point Arena To Point Reyes 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH LATE
TONIGHT...

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
 W swell 8 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
7 to 8 ft at 13 seconds.

WED
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6 ft
at 13 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 8 to
9 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 4 to 6 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft.

SAT
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft. 



PZZ571-122315-
Point Reyes to Pigeon Point 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 7 to
8 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
7 to 8 ft at 13 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft.

SAT
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft. 



PZZ575-122315-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
7 to 8 ft at 13 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft.

SAT
N winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft...shifting to the W 6 to 7 ft. 



PZZ576-122315-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas 10 To 60 nm Offshore-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
7 ft at 13 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 7 to
9 ft.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. NW swell 6 to
8 ft. 



PZZ540-122315-
Point Arena To Point Reyes To 10 nm-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
 W swell 6 to 8 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
6 to 8 ft at 13 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to
6 ft at 13 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft.

SAT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft. 



PZZ545-122315-
Point Reyes To Pigeon Point To 10 nm-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell
6 to 8 ft at 13 seconds.

WED
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to
6 ft at 13 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft.

SAT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft...decreasing to 4 to 6 ft. 

..SAN FRANCISCO BAR/FOURFATHOM BANK FORECAST
..

IN THE DEEP WATER CHANNEL...Combined seas 4 to 5 ft at 14
seconds.

ACROSS THE BAR...Combined seas 4 to 6 ft at 14 seconds. Maximum
ebb current of 1.4 knots at 12:00 PM Tuesday and 0.8 knots at
11:18 PM Tuesday.



PZZ560-122315-
Pigeon Point to Point Pinos To 10 nm-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
NE winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming NW 10 to 20 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 3 ft in the evening...
becoming 2 ft or less. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
5 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
W swell 6 to 8 ft.

SAT
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. W swell 5 to
7 ft. 



PZZ565-122315-
Point Pinos To Point Piedras Blancas To 10 nm-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM PST THIS AFTERNOON
THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

TODAY
W winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming NW 15 to 25 kt in the
afternoon. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell 6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell
7 ft at 13 seconds.

WED
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to
7 ft at 13 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Wind waves 3 to 5 ft. W swell
6 to 7 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Wind waves 2 to 4 ft. W swell 6 to
8 ft at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft.
W swell 7 to 9 ft.

SAT
N winds 5 to 15 kt. Wind waves 1 to 3 ft. NW swell 7 to
9 ft...shifting to the W 5 to 7 ft. 



PZZ530-122315-
San Pablo Bay Suisun Bay The West Delta and San Francisco Bay
North of the Bay Bridge-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
NE winds 10 kt.

TONIGHT
SW winds 10 kt...becoming northeast after midnight.

WED
NE winds 10 kt.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 10 kt.

THU
NE winds 10 kt.

FRI
NE winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming W 5 kt.

SAT
N winds 10 kt. 



PZZ531-122315-
San Francisco Bay South of the Bay Bridge-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
NW winds 10 kt.

TONIGHT
N winds 10 kt.

WED
NW winds 10 kt.

WED NIGHT
NW winds 10 kt.

THU
NW winds 10 kt.

FRI
NW winds 10 kt.

SAT
N winds 10 kt. 



PZZ535-122315-
Monterey Bay-
857 AM PST Tue Dec 12 2017

TODAY
E winds 5 to 15 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind
waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.

TONIGHT
SE winds 10 kt...becoming northeast after midnight.
Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.

WED
E winds 10 kt...becoming NW in the afternoon. Wind waves
2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.

WED NIGHT
NE winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell
4 to 6 ft at 13 seconds.

THU
N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to 7 ft
at 16 seconds.

FRI
NW winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 5 to
7 ft.

SAT
N winds 10 kt. Wind waves 2 ft or less. W swell 4 to 6 ft.



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